Martin Guptill attack one hundred thirty prior to NZ used away hard-charging Ireland to assert the 32-run succeed inside a this year ICC Cricket World Cup warm-up sport inside Nagpur.
Guptill confronted 134 balls striking twelve fours and also 3 sixes to setup New Zealand’s rating regarding 311 to get 6 with James Franklin joining 49 and Brendon McCullum forty eight.
Chasing after 312 towards earn, Ireland’s odds were being stored in existence through chief William Porterfield’s 72 near the top of your order, Ed Joyce’s forty one and thirty-nine through Paul Stirling.
Even so, their own challenge become past all of they and also 4 wickets with regard to left-arm spinner plus Chief Daniel Vettori allowed NZ to seal away success.
Fast bowlers Kyle Mills (3-52) along with Hamish Bennett (2-61) shared 5 wickets for NZ.